EUROPEAN FORUM FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH OF MUSCULOSKELETAL RADIOLOGY


Programme

Thursday, June 15 – ULTRASOUND WORKSHOP

12:10 - 12:40 Ultrasound anatomy and live demonstration: the upper limb

All groups

12:40 - 13:10 Ultrasound anatomy and live demonstration: the lower limb

All groups

13:15 - 14:35 Rapid fire lectures

Groups 1 to 18
* Tendon trauma
* Muscle trauma
* Ligament trauma
* Nerve trauma
* Fractures
* Infections
* Muscle and subcutaneous tissue emergencies
* Post-operative complications

15:05 - 16:25 Rapid fire lectures

Groups 19 to 36
* Tendon trauma
* Muscle trauma
* Ligament trauma
* Nerve trauma
* Fractures
* Infections
* Muscle and subcutaneous tissue emergencies
* Post-operative complications

16:30 - 17:10 Video presentations

All groups
* US-guided procedures around muscles and soft tissues
* US-guided joint aspiration

 

 

 

 

13:15 - 14:35 Hands-on teaching

Groups 19 to 36

15:05 - 16:25 Hands-on teaching

Groups 1 to 18

Friday, June 16 – ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING

Room 1

08:30 - 10:15 Trauma: the upper limb

* Bony shoulder
* Soft tissues around the shoulder
* Bony elbow
* Soft tissues around the elbow
* Bony wrist
* Soft tissues around the wrist
* Fingers
* Nerve trauma in the upper limb
* Pediatric upper limb trauma

10:45 - 12:30 Scientific Paper Session

Submit your abstract
until Jan 31

14:00 - 14:30 Welcome ceremony
14:30 - 16:00 Plenary session - ESSR meets…

ESSR meets Russia
* Bone trauma in children and adolescents: diagnostic challenges
* Pelvic muscle and tendon overuse injuries
* MRI in bone marrow disorders
ESSR meets China
* Stability evaluation in spine trauma
* Soft tissue invasion by malignant bone tumors
* MRI imaging of pediatric hip disorders

16:30 - 18:15 Refresher Course - Trauma: the lower limb

* Acetabular fractures
* Military trauma
* Bony knee
* Soft tissues around the knee
* Cartilage trauma
* Muscle trauma
* Bony ankle
* Soft tissues trauma around the ankle
* Foot
* Pediatrics

Room 2

08:30 - 10:15 Interventional peripheral

* Imaging-guided management of pain
* Diagnosis and treatment of peripheral osteoid osteoma
* PRP in rotator cuff tendinopathy
* US-guided treatment of calcific tendinopathy
* Diagnosis and treatment of lateral epicondylitis
* US-guided nerve injections
* Fusion imaging-guided interventions outside the spine
* Treatment of para-articular cysts by cement injection
* Percutaneous augmented osteoplasty: when cement is not enough
* US-guided treatment of muscle trauma

10:45 - 12:30 Scientific Paper Session

Submit your abstract
until Jan 31

 

 

 

 

 

16:30 - 18:15 Arthritis

* The spine in the rheumatic disease
* Sacroiliitis in spondyloarthritis: tips and tricks
* Shine bright like a diamond- Crystal Arthropathy
* Hand radiograph: RA or not?
* Rheumatoid fat issue
* Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis
* WB-MRI in arthritis: pros and cons
* Imaging of haemophilic arthropathy
* Arthritis-related fracture risk

Room 3

08.30 - 10:15 Tumor - Part 1

* Untreated bone tumors mimicking trauma and traumatic lesions mimicking bone tumors
* Non-oncologic traumatic radiology and acute radiology in patients who survived musculoskeletal sarcoma
* The occult bone tumor presenting after trauma
* Acute trauma mimicking soft tissue tumors
* Chronic (repetitive) trauma mimicking soft tissue tumors
* Sport trauma after tumor treatment
* Biometabolic and morphologic imaging integration in the evaluation of malignant skeletal disease
* Case quiz: when chest radiologist needs urgent help from an MSK radiologist?

10:45 - 12:30 Scientific Paper Session

Submit your abstract
until Jan 31

 

 

 

 

 

16:30 - 18:15 Metabolic bone disease

* MRI in hematological disease and bone health
* Imaging in Anorexia Nervosa
* Differential diagnosis of benign and malignant vertebral fracture
* DXA and body composition
* Imaging of insufficiency fractures
* Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
* Imaging of osteogenesis imperfecta
* Imaging of renal osteodistrophy
* Interventional procedures in the osteoporotic bone

Saturday, June 17 – ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING

Room 1

08:30 - 10:15 Refresher Course - Trauma: spine and pelvis

* Imaging of cervical ligament injury
* Whiplash’: Is there a role for the radiologist?
* Thoracic cage trauma
* Lumbar spine trauma
* Spinal cord trauma
* Pelvic ring trauma
* Vascular injuries
* Non-traumatic emergencies around spine
* Temporomandibular joint trauma
* Pediatric pelvic trauma

10:45 - 12:30 Scientific Paper Session

Submit your abstract
until Jan 31

14:00 - 15:45 Sport Session: How to help the surgeon?

* Labrum: can we differentiate normal wear from pathology?
* Capsulolabral variants versus lesions
* Capsulolabral pathologies: Not only Bankart
* Bony lesions: a bipolar problem
* Biceps pulley lesions & biceps instability
* Inferior glenohumeral ligament anatomy & pathology
* Superior & middle glenohumeral ligament anatomy and lesions
* Rotator cuff tears
* Pectoralis major tears
* Suprascapular nerve entrapment

16:15 - 17:15 Quiz Session

Room 2

08:30 - 10:15 Spine Diagnostics and Interventionals

* Spondylodiscitis
* Weight-bearing imaging of the spine: Is it useful?
* Soft tissues involvement in low back pain
* What’s new on disk treatment?
* Advanced percutaneous augmentation for porotic fractures
* Percutaneous screw fixation in the pelvis
* New therapy for low back pain
* Percutaneous approach of primary and secondary spine tumors
* Fusion imaging-guided interventions in the spine

10:45 - 12:30 Scientific Paper Session

Submit your abstract
until Jan 31

14:00 - 14:50 Publish or Perish

* How to write a scientific manuscript
* Ethics in publication
* The peer-review process: critical issues
* How to get published

14:50 - 15:45 Medicolegal and forensic issues

* Bone age assessment by MRI
* Spectrum of missed fractures in the ER
* San Nicola di Bari: imaging analysis
* Imaging of battered child syndrome

Room 3

08:30 - 10:15 Advanced concepts and new technologies

* Advanced concepts in ACL MRI
* Vertebral fractures in ankylosed spine: A diagnostic challenge
* MRI of articular injuries: Osteochondral-subchondral and traumatic ebone edema
* Pelvic musculoskeletal disorders related to pregnancy
* Robotic- and imaging-guided procedures in the MSK system
* Dual-energy CT: What is it and how to use
* Dual Energy CT With Iodine Mapping in Psoriatic Arthritis
* Dual-energy CT: New applications in arthritis imaging
* Iterative reconstruction technique: Dose reduction and image quality
* Weight-bearing MRI of the foot in athletes

10:45 - 12:30 Scientific Paper Session

Submit your abstract
until Jan 31

14:00 - 15:45 Tumor - Part 2

* MRI-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment for painful bone metastases
* Lipoma vs. liposarcoma: A diagnostic challenge
* When should an urgent change in patient management be sought in tumors?
* Diagnosing bone metastases as a new emergency with high social and healthcare costs
* When multiple myeloma becomes an emergency?
* Spinal cord compression because of spinal tumors
* Urgent interventional procedures of tumors such as pain control
* Whole-body MRI – Applications  in bone metastases
* Whole-body MRI – Applications  in lymphomas
* Imaging-guided procedures to treat oncologic disease in MSK